On the third Monday of each month, Laguna Beach Police Department Emergency Management Coordinator Jordan Villwock will be talking with Tyler Russell on KX 93.5 about emergency preparedness in our community and how you can ready yourself in the event of disaster.
Along with the beauty and charm of Laguna Beach comes a list of potential hazards. Though tornadoes and blizzards aren’t exactly common on the coast of Southern California, there are some very real threats and LBPD Officer Jordan Villwock says it’s crucial to be aware of them: flooding, wildfires, landslides, tsunamis, earthquakes and associated power outages are all dangers to prepare for. Recently, the 2005 landslides December 2010 flooding in the Canyon served as stark reminders of the havoc that nature can wreak in our area, and it’s important to make arrangements prior to the emergency situation. (more…)